Accenture / ABSU

Project:
Accenture / Accenture for Business Services Unit (ABSU) - Vancouver offices - 75,000 square feet

Client's need:
To consolidate the Accenture and ABSU offices into one building incorporating Accenture Inc.'s planning standards

Design challenge:
To maximize space utilization, create a fresh new environment and meet an accelerated project completion schedule.

DH Designs' solution:
Working with the Accenture worldwide corporate real estate team, Steelcase Workplace Services and Heritage Office Furniture, DH Designs created a space that

  • maximized use of all available space on each floor;
  • created an environment consistent with the international image of Accenture;
  • reflected the west coast location of the office with the use of natural materials and colours;
  • uses colours to give each floor a unique identifier while remaining consistent with the overall theme;
  • applied maximum design impact in the main reception area creating a multifunctional space that can change from day to day meeting functions into a larger space to accommodate receptions and other special events.

Client:
Accenture Inc.

General Contractor:
Rae Brothers Ltd.

Project Management:
MHPM Project Managers Inc.

Engineering:
Prism Engineering

Furniture:
Steelcase / Heritage Office Furniture

Photography:
Ed White Photographics

 



Main Reception Desk


Reception looking into Boardroom



Reception area through Boardroom doors


Staff lounge and multipurpose rooms



General open office

Private office detail